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PDAO Spotlight with Andrea Malcolm

With Mother’s Day right around the corner, Amy Morgan recently sat down with Andrea Malcolm, a PDAO mom and patient, who shared her personal journey with motherhood and orthodontics. Andrea provided insight into the unique challenges and triumphs of managing oral health care for both herself and her children within

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Tips to Prepare Your Child for the Dentist

Are you feeling a little nervous about your child’s first trip to the dentist? You’re not alone! Many parents worry about how their little ones will react. So this week we’re sharing some super helpful tips to help ease your child into their dental debut with a smile. 1. Start

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What to Do When You Have a Dental Emergency

Hello, parents! If you’ve ever worried about what to do when a dental emergency strikes your little one, you’re not alone. That’s why this week we’re sharing some extremely valuable information about what you need to know about handling dental emergencies for your kids. Recognizing a Dental Emergency Let’s start

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PDAO Team Talk with Kirsten

Are you ready for another PDAO Team Talk? Today we’re thrilled to introduce you to another member of our PDAO family, Kirsten, who is an RDA (Registered Dental Assistant) at our Fayetteville location and has a background in child development. Kirsten shares the realities of dental anxiety and how her

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PDAO Team Talk with Dr. Jonathan

In our most recent installment of PDAO Team Talk, Amy Morgan sat down with Dr. Jonathan Billings, the newest member of the PDAO family. Dr. Jon shared his personal journey and his aspirations as a pediatric dentist, shedding light on the importance of creating a warm and welcoming experience for

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What to Do If You Missed Your Appointment

Have you ever missed a dental appointment? If so, you’re not alone! Life happens, right? But at PDAO we have a high standard of care and we want to make sure you understand just how crucial it is to keep those appointments. If you miss your appointment, the first step

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Orthodontic Insurance Benefits

This week, Amy Morgan dives into the details of orthodontic insurance benefits, shedding light on why some patients may be referred to other orthodontists. She explains the scoring system used to determine eligibility for orthodontic coverage under various insurance plans, and she discusses the options available to patients who may

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General Dentist Insurance Benefits

This week, we’re going to be telling you how you can get the most out of your dental benefits if you have Delta Dental Smiles, MCNA, or ARKids. We want to make sure you understand how your insurance works when you visit us at PDAO.  First things first, we accept

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PDAO Spotlight with Andrea Malcolm

With Mother’s Day right around the corner, Amy Morgan recently sat down with Andrea Malcolm, a PDAO mom and patient, who shared her personal journey with motherhood and orthodontics. Andrea provided insight into the unique challenges and triumphs of managing oral health care for both herself and her children within

Read More »

Tips to Prepare Your Child for the Dentist

Are you feeling a little nervous about your child’s first trip to the dentist? You’re not alone! Many parents worry about how their little ones will react. So this week we’re sharing some super helpful tips to help ease your child into their dental debut with a smile. 1. Start

Read More »

What to Do When You Have a Dental Emergency

Hello, parents! If you’ve ever worried about what to do when a dental emergency strikes your little one, you’re not alone. That’s why this week we’re sharing some extremely valuable information about what you need to know about handling dental emergencies for your kids. Recognizing a Dental Emergency Let’s start

Read More »

PDAO Team Talk with Kirsten

Are you ready for another PDAO Team Talk? Today we’re thrilled to introduce you to another member of our PDAO family, Kirsten, who is an RDA (Registered Dental Assistant) at our Fayetteville location and has a background in child development. Kirsten shares the realities of dental anxiety and how her

Read More »

PDAO Team Talk with Dr. Jonathan

In our most recent installment of PDAO Team Talk, Amy Morgan sat down with Dr. Jonathan Billings, the newest member of the PDAO family. Dr. Jon shared his personal journey and his aspirations as a pediatric dentist, shedding light on the importance of creating a warm and welcoming experience for

Read More »

What to Do If You Missed Your Appointment

Have you ever missed a dental appointment? If so, you’re not alone! Life happens, right? But at PDAO we have a high standard of care and we want to make sure you understand just how crucial it is to keep those appointments. If you miss your appointment, the first step

Read More »

Orthodontic Insurance Benefits

This week, Amy Morgan dives into the details of orthodontic insurance benefits, shedding light on why some patients may be referred to other orthodontists. She explains the scoring system used to determine eligibility for orthodontic coverage under various insurance plans, and she discusses the options available to patients who may

Read More »

General Dentist Insurance Benefits

This week, we’re going to be telling you how you can get the most out of your dental benefits if you have Delta Dental Smiles, MCNA, or ARKids. We want to make sure you understand how your insurance works when you visit us at PDAO.  First things first, we accept

Read More »